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CSPAN
Sep 4, 2011 6:00pm EDT
the things you've talked about is trying to follow the examples set by governor dan yells in indiana and that is to sell or lease the turn bike. that's the super highways that that's the super highways that runs from the border to border. you also want to privatize the five state prisons. so far you've only got a bid i think on one of the state prisons and i don't know if you've had any real great offers on the turnpike. do you see those as real long-term solutions? >> well, first of all we could have sold more prisons but we're not going to sell for a bad price. secondly, we sold one and we did very well with that and in addition to that we privatized more of the operations of these prisons. and believe me, our director of corrections here in ohio is thrilled with where we are because i think you know that the cost of correction facilities is skyrocketting and we've been able to get ourselves in a position to be able to change that, to be able to first of all not only have the kind of reforms in the prisons like unit management but also what do they say, to bend the -- i forget the
CSPAN
Sep 4, 2011 10:00am EDT
. that's the super-highway that runs from the pennsylvania border to the indiana border. you also want to privatize the state prison. i don't know of any great authors of the turnpike. do you see those as long-term solutions? >> first of all, jack, we could have sold more prisons, but we're not going to sell for a bad price. secly, we sold one, and we did very well with that. in addition to that, we privatized more of the operations of these prisons. believe me, our director of corrections here in ohio was thrilled with where we are, because i think you know that the cost of correction facilities is sky rocketing. we have been able to get ourselves in the position to be able to change that. able to change that. to be able to first of all not only have the kind of reforms in the prisons like unit management, but also, what do they say, bend -- i forget the term they use. but we have been able to slow the growth. in some cases, like medicaid, we have been able to slow the cost growth. what we didn't want to do was sell something that in the long run wasn't the best deal for the people of th
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